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  1. Public Schools
    grade D+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade C+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade C minus
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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South West is a neighborhood in Hartford, Connecticut with a population of 10,853. South West is in Hartford County. Living in South West offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In South West there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in South West and residents tend to be liberal.

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About South West...
Population
10,853

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$176,691
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,260
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    185.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    61.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    401.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    865.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    278.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$64,589
National
$62,843
Families with Children
25%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    17%
    national  12%

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